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Job Description and Responsibilities
This position will be responsible for managing and growing Visa’s CyberSource businesses in Taiwan.
In addition, this position has the shared responsibility for the Merchant Sales & Acquiring (MS&A) strategy and its implementation, as well as the growth and development of meaningful and profitable merchant, merchant acquirer and payment intermediary relations for Visa in Taiwan.
You will work closely with other cross-functional Visa teams in Taiwan, across rest of Asia Pacific and Visa globally. Success will be measured by revenues and volume growth rate targets for the local market, as well as other key metrics or initiatives as agreed.
You will have the accountability for the local strategy, planning, forecasting and execution against the agreed goals.
What a Senior Business Development Manager does at Visa :
Lead Visa’s Digital Acceptance capability (CyberSource service) to grow revenue from the local acquirers, large merchants and other processors, Fintechs and System Integrator partners in the market.
Develop strong sales pipeline and deliver revenue growth of online payment, fraud management solutions and ancillary products with acquirers and support in achieving the same for acquirer merchant portfolios
Demonstrate a strong command and leadership of the CyberSource ecommerce service suite with the ability to identify opportunities to cross-sell and maximize revenue in each client portfolio
Collaborate with internal team members and account executives to uncover new growth opportunities and realize success implementations with clients
Demonstrate deep financial and strategic insights and a clear understanding of client’s acquiring, merchant and e-commerce strategies, utilising your industry knowledge and market insight and product expertise to build and deliver against our client’s long-term strategies
Manage and provide timely updates on both Pipeline and Forecasts for all client opportunities, risks, product lines and services.
Ensure accurate data is available and sales activity is recorded and role models sales practices for other team members.
Lead client negotiations on pricing and commercial terms and adhere to all internal policy and procedures when structuring deals
Build and maintain relationships with regional counterparts to drive a collaboration culture in which best practice is shared and work with global colleagues on joint projects and global merchant relations where required.
Why this is important to Visa
Driving Visa Digital Acceptance penetration in Taiwan is the forefront of the way in which we make the future of payments a reality.
In addition, as the market evolves, the role of merchant partners has also advanced to play a pivotal role in Visa’s overall Network of Network strategy.
To this end, as part of the MS&A team, this role is critical to drive the growth and innovation agenda within Visa to continuously grow merchant sales volume.
Projects you will be a part of :
Taiwan digital acceptance strategy and implementation
Existing Acquirer and Merchant accounts management
New business pitches, presentations and business reviews pertaining to the acceptance business in Taiwan
What you will need : Key Attributes
Results focused, must have sales and business development experience in a solution based environment
Disciplined to setup the right depth of engagement and cadence with your accounts to deliver a strong focus on driving customer growth outcomes
You will have extensive payments industry knowledge and key trends in Digital payments, technology along with a contemporary understanding of local regulations
Curiosity, analytical, objectivity, drive, enthusiasm, leadership, and creativity are key attributes
Strategically driven leader with hands-on mentality. High integrity and honesty are non-negotiables.
Outstanding communication skills Mandarin (fluent / native) and English (oral and written). Fluency in other regional language(s) preferable
Ability to work with client and team members from diverse backgrounds and culture.
Experienced in using a CRM system, preferably Salesforce, to ensure new business activities are visible to a broad range of stakeholders
E-Commerce platform and / or Online Fraud subject matter expert
Deep knowledge of card payment systems, value chain, economics and payment gateway services
At least 10 years of knowledge and experience working in the FinTech & technology or payments industry focusing on an e-commerce technology service delivery
Experience of cross-functional collaboration / deployment between technical service delivery, support, product & commercial teams in a matrixed, multinational environment
Deeply entrenched in the acquirer or merchant community with a wide and current professional relationship network
What will also help :
Innovation driven : stay current and curious with the latest payments trends, champion bold ideas and new ways of doing things, ask challenging and stretching questions of yourself, your manager and your peers;
Open communication : actively promote environment of inclusion and diversity of thought, proactively limit or mitigate unconscious biases, deliver honest and direct communication at all times
Solution focused : use your knowledge, experience and commercial acumen to understand customer’s pain points; learn from Visa’s best practices globally;
be unafraid to make timely decisions in ambiguous, high-pressure situations; be quick to adapt / recover and reset priorities in changing circumstances.
Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.